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The LLLPlatform announces its General Assembly 2019

The Lifelong Learning Platform is happy to announce that it will be holding its 2019 General Assembly on 21 June in Brussels, Belgium, in its headquarters in Rue de l’Industrie 10. The G.A. will follow the annual conference and will see the participation of the whole LLLP membership.

Members will gather to discuss the general direction of the LLLP, and will also proceed to the election of three new Steering Committee members. The rotation systems foresees that three members of the Steering Committee will end […]

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LLLP Extraordinary General Assembly took place in Brussels

The Lifelong Learning Platform had convened an extraordinary General Assembly to gather its members on March 25th. The extraordinary GA was intended for all members to decide on important amendments, both on the Statutes (the founding documents of the organisation) and the Internal Rules (the rules that govern the internal functioning of the LLLPlatform).

Members approved all the modifications proposed by the Steering Committee that will now enter into force thanks to notary ratification. This will not only smoothen […]

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Working together to support the 43%

On 26 March, the Lifelong Learning Platform and ALL DIGITAL gathered European stakeholders to tackle the burning issue of digital skills and media literacy. Striking data lays before our eyes: 43% of European citizens lack digital skills to be able to fully participate in and benefit from the digital society. How do we work together to support them? This was the key question that representatives of EU institutions, civil society organisations, education institutions and practitioners came together to […]

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The Lifelong Learning Platform is looking for a Programme Coordinator

The Lifelong Learning Platform (LLLP) is an umbrella organisation that gathers 42 European civil society organisations active in the field of education, training and youth, based all over Europe and beyond. Currently, these networks represent more than 50 000 educational institutions and associations covering all sectors of formal, non-formal and informal learning. Their members reach out to several millions of beneficiaries across Europe.
Are you looking for a job in the field of lifelong learning and education at the European […]

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Call for External Evaluator – Inclusive Schools Project

INSCOOL – Inclusive Schools is a project co-funded by the European Commission, under the Erasmus+ Programme, Key Action 3 ‘Social Inclusion and Common Values: the Contribution in the Field of Education, Training and Youth’ call for proposals (call reference: EACEA/10/18). It is led by the British Council (UK) in partnership with six organisations from Belgium, UK, Spain, Greece and Poland. The project activities will last for 24 months and have started on 15 January 2019. LLLP and its member OBESSU […]

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Civil Society Day – Outcomes of the Consultation with NGOs

The Civil Society Day, co-organised by the European Commission Directorate General for Education, Culture, Youth and Sports and the Lifelong Learning Platform as a follow up to the Future of Learning Forum, was held on 25 January 2019 in Brussels, Belgium.
Participating NGOs engaged in the topic “Future of Learning: next priorities of the education and training framework considering current societal challenges”. We discussed education and training, and what it needs to take up a more prominent role when addressing demographic […]

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Job vacancy: LLLP is looking for a Project and Policy Assistant!

The Lifelong Learning Platform (LLLP) is an umbrella organisation that gathers 42 European civil society organisations active in the field of education, training and youth, based all over Europe and beyond. Currently, these networks represent more than 50 000 educational institutions and associations covering all sectors of formal, non-formal and informal learning. Their members reach out to several millions of beneficiaries across Europe.
Are you a student or young graduate looking for a placement (traineeship) in the field of lifelong learning and education at European level and an opportunity […]

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New publication – Erasmus+ Implementation Survey Report 2018

Eager to know what beneficiaries of Erasmus+ think of the programme? The LLLPlatform runs an annual review of the Erasmus+ programme implementation and shares its results with policy-makers to enhance the application process and the content of the programme. This survey is conducted by the LLLPlatform to evaluate how EU networks have experienced the past round of applications of the Erasmus+ programme: what do you think of Erasmus+? Are you satisfied with its new features? What problems did you encounter? What […]

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The EU and young people: take LLLP’s Survey

What do young people think of the EU? How much do they know about its structure and potential? What are their hopes for the future of Europe? These are some of the questions at the basis of the Study “Prejudices in schools. Youngsters and the EU: perceptions, knowledge and expectation”  implemented by three partner organisations: the Lifelong Learning Platform, OBESSU and JEF Europe on behalf of the European Economic and Social Committee.
The study is taking […]

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CULT Committee adopts report on Erasmus: strong call for LLL approach

In the context of the MFF negotiations, the LLLPlatform is happy to share yet another milestone achievement! The European Parliament’s CULT Committee adopted its report on the 2021-2027 Erasmus+ programme!
This report, pending the final adoption in the Plenary on 25 March, outlines the Parliament’s position ahead of the “trilogue” negotiations with the European Commission and Council of the EU for the definition of the new Erasmus+ programme.
The Lifelong Learning Platform is particularly happy because we see our advocacy efforts, […]

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